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Civil War: The History of England Volume III

Civil War

The History of England Volume III

Pan Macmillan (2014)
US$14.58

The third volume of Peter Ackroyd's magisterial six-part History of England, taking readers from the...

The Eagle and the Dragon: Globalization and European Dreams of Conquest in China and America in the Sixteenth Century

The Eagle and the Dragon

Globalization and European Dreams of Conquest in China and America in the Sixteenth Century

Wiley (2014)
US$27.00

In this important new book the renowned historian Serge Gruzinski returns to two episodes in the...

How to Survive a Plague: The Story of How Activists and Scientists Tamed AIDS

How to Survive a Plague

The Story of How Activists and Scientists Tamed AIDS

Pan Macmillan (2016)
US$14.58

'Epoch-making . . . Brilliantly told. Informative, entertaining, suspenseful, moving, and personal.'...

The Luftwaffe Battle of Britain Fighter Pilots' Kitbag

Uniforms & Equipment from the Summer of 1940 and the Human Stories Behind Them

Pen and Sword (2018)

Reichsmarschall Göring told Hitler that it would take less than a month for his much-vaunted...

The American Duchess Guide to 18th Century Beauty: 40 Projects for Period-Accurate Hairstyles, Makeup and Accessories

The American Duchess Guide to 18th Century Beauty

40 Projects for Period-Accurate Hairstyles, Makeup and Accessories

Page Street Publishing (2019)
US$17.49

Master Iconic 18th Century Hair and Makeup Techniques Ever wondered how Marie Antoinette achieved...

The Arab Lands under Ottoman Rule: 1516-1800
Taylor and Francis (2014)
US$42.54

In this seminal study, Jane Hathaway presents a wide-ranging reassessment of the effects of Ottoman...

A Warrior Dynasty

The Rise and Decline of Sweden as a Military Superpower

Casemate (2014)

There has been a recent trend in history to interpret the rise and fall of great powers in terms of...

Jane Austen at Home: A Biography
Hodder & Stoughton (2017)
US$12.99

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'This is my kind of history: carefully researched but so vivid that...

The Order Has Been Carried Out: History, Memory, and Meaning of a Nazi Massacre in Rome

The Order Has Been Carried Out

History, Memory, and Meaning of a Nazi Massacre in Rome

Palgrave Macmillan US (2016)
US$27.72

On March 24, 1944, Nazi occupation forces in Rome killed 335 unarmed civilians in retaliation for a...

Church of Spies: The Pope's Secret War Against Hitler

Church of Spies

The Pope's Secret War Against Hitler

Basic Books (2015)
US$25.83

The heart-pounding history of how Pope Pius XII--often labeled "Hitler's Pope"--was in fact an...